can't sync Treo 650 to Ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy

Derek Broughton news at
Fri Nov 16 00:35:35 UTC 2007

Florin Andrei wrote:

> Another upgrade, another set of problems with PalmOS synchronization.
> On 7.04, doing a "modprobe visor" seemed to fix the problems. But on
> 7.10, even after loading the visor module, when I push the sync button
> on the cable, nothing happens on the system - I'm looking at the logs
> and it doesn't seem to notice the PDA.
> Of course, Jpilot doesn't work.
> Anyone got sync working on 7.10 with a Treo?

I didn't even get it working with an older Palm

I think the problem's in the way the device names are assigned.  Last time I
had my Palm working with kpilot, it was on /dev/ttyUSB*, but now
it's /dev/bus/...

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